UN Secretary-General ban Ki-moon has hopes on the productivity of negotiations in the "Normandy format" on October 2 in Paris, and campaigns for access to humanitarian aid to all in need in Ukraine in connection with the approach of winter.
"on Ukraine. In your speech you touched on this subject and, in truth, the Minsk consensus on stopping the fire observed in a big desert, but the situation is not ideal, the necessary political will on all sides, " said UN Secretary-General at the meeting with the head of the state Vladimir Putin.
"week 2 October will be held meeting in the" Normandy format ", I hope that this meeting will be very productive. Your participation is most important for the ceasefire and for the achievement of turn, " he said.
According to ban Ki-moon, it is also very concerned about the humanitarian situation.
"We know that we are approaching the winter season, and winters in Ukraine can be harsh, for this reason, it is necessary to provide access to all in need to humanitarian assistance ", - noted he.